A lady from AR contacted me to inquire on some information about this bridge. Her great-grandfather was killed on Jan 23, 1897 when his passenger train, B&O predecessor Pittsburg and Western No. ... (more)
A cold north wind is blowing powdery snow around as UP 844 approaches a crossing on BNSF's Boise City Sub near Casa,CO 11/2/11. Code Line is still in use of this section of the former ATSF.
In a scene out of the midwest a lone air horn calls on a grade crossing echoing off ancient, ageless grain silos and blanketing the land in a soothing five-chimed sound of fierce dominate and reig... (more)
Grand Central Terminal serves over 700,000 commuters every work day. It is the main station for the USA's largest commuter railroad, Metro-North. Surprising to me, GCT is the sixth most popular to... (more)
Slowing coming up the small hill, BNSF 8714 and 2306 creep along as they approach the spur track what will lead them into the Cement Plant in Lyons. This use to be part of the old CB&Q Buckwheat L... (more)
Three NS GE's trot a load of Baaken crude oil over the thawing Des Lacs Reservoir. I'd imagine with these 60 and 70 degree days North Dakota is having (we're in Winter still!), the lake won... (more)
With Longs Peak looming in the background, the daily Denver to Laurel Manifest departs Longmont with a few extra units in tow to be set out up north for coal service.
Timeless... Reducing throttle and preparing for a stop, a westbound empty train for Russell silhouettes a bad order hopper and the C&O Thurmond Depot on a foggy night in downtown Thurmond..
Looking much like a model railroad, OMLX 4327 in Northwestern Pacific Black Widow scheme sits alone near the old Sugar Mill and Great Western Omnitrax shops in Loveland, CO. This unit will be used... (more)
NS 8331 is eastbound on the Whitethorne District with a mixed freight in tow. This particular location was a favorite for the Virginian Railway. Here, among many other places along this scenic rou... (more)
Union Pacific's Stockton, CA to Iron Springs, UT ore empty glides east along the Great Salt Lake and Stansbury Island near the small town of Lake Point, Utah.
Brunswick, MD 3/1/2012 - The rain had just ended and the sun come up over Brunswick as the eastbound rock-runner Q-751 blasted by the crossovers at North WB, the new interlocking plant remotely co... (more)
Sunlight leaks through a cloudy sky and silhouettes the DPU of a Southbound "Z" train.
A GE 7FDL 16 cylinder diesel locomotive engine sits outside of BNSF's Alliance, Nebraska locomotive shops.
9272 leads taconite empties under the former DM&IR Alborn branch.